Sunday, 3rd December 2023


27 Nov
The Katsina government has rolled out plans to review the free education policy and also update the teacher recruitment process in the state. The Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Hadiza Yar’adua made this known on Friday during her maiden briefing at the Katsina state Secretariat Complex. Yar'adua during her address said this is one…
7 Nov
At least 14 people, mostly children, have been killed and 19 others wounded after bandits invaded Maulud Celebration Ground in Rugar Kusa Community, Musawa Local Government Area of Katsina State.
24 Oct
Suspected terrorists have killed five persons and abducted five others during an attack in Danmusa Local Council of Katsina State.The incident, which occurred yesterday, also saw about 10 people injured.
4 Oct
Five female students of the Federal University Dutsin-Ma (FUDMA) in Katsina State have been kidnapped by suspected terrorists.
21 Sep
Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), has arranged with the government of Katsina State to protect Critical National Assets and Infrastructure, (CNAI)..
7 Jul
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has approved the appointment of the Katsina State Caretaker Committee for a period of three months.
19 Jun
The Nigerian Police Command in Katsina State has killed five suspected terrorists.
9 Jun
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) on Thursday, June 8, 2023, arraigned the Deputy Accountant General, Sani Lawal BK and one Saadu Maiwada on a five-count charge of conspiracy and criminal breach of trust.
19 May
The World Health Organization (WHO) in Nigeria have lent their support to the Katsina state government in its bid to vaccinate 2.8m children against Poliovirus.
9 May
The Police Command in Katsina State says it has arresting 72 suspected mobile phone snatchers and miscreants, locally known as Kauraye, operating in Katsina, the state capital.
12 Jan
The Katsina State Police Command has arrested three teenagers for allegedly kidnapping a six-year-old girl.
23 Dec 2022
Federal Government has commenced the collection of data on people affected by the prevailing insecurity in some Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Katsina State.


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Following astronomical increase in prices of drugs, some residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have resorted to herbal concoctions commonly referred to as “Agbo” to treat various illnesses.
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NDLEA recovered at least eight tons of Indian hemp and 8,000 bottles of codeine in raids in Edo, Delta, Bauchi, Kaduna, Gombe, Kogi Anambra and the FCT in the last one week. Its spokesman, Mr Femi Babafemi, stated on Sunday in Abuja that operatives stormed Ujiogba Forest in Esan West Local Government Area of Edo…
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Ten Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) directors, heading different departments have officially retired from service, after attaining the mandatory 60 years of age, or 35 years of service.
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Star French striker Kylian Mbappe can win the Ballon d'Or in "any team", Ronaldinho told AFP Sunday, but the Brazilian would like him to win it with Paris Saint-Germain, "a big club".
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French prosecutors have launched an investigation into a "terrorist plot" after a man known to the authorities as a radical Islamist with mental health troubles stabbed a tourist to death and wounded two other people in central Paris at the weekend before being arrested.
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The United States has applauded Nigeria for the efforts it is making to bolster its economy towards ensuring sustainable growth and development.
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Kaduna State Chapter of the Wheat Farmers Association of Nigeria commended the Federal Government on Sunday in Zaria, Kaduna State, for subsidising inputs for dry season wheat farming.
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Extra police patrolled one of South Africa's most violent townships Sunday after a "mob" tied-up and burned to death seven men accused of a crime wave, police and residents said.
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No fewer than 74,819 candidates are participating in the ongoing 2023 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) for external candidates nationwide.